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Corporate Visitors
Corporate Retreats
General Meetings
Celebrations
Equipment
Catering
Activities
Beach House Description
About the Owner
Accommodations

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  • Coastal accommodation for out of province corporate visitors
  • Beautiful setting for small retreats and planning sessions
  • Unique location for Board of Director and Annual General Meetings
  • Spectacular scenery for celebrations
  • Interesting and informative workshops and seminars
The Beach House on Hatfield Road, situated on Nova Scotia’s Bay of Fundy, is one of the province’s loveliest rental cottages and is an unsurpassed location for unique corporate events and retreats.

In addition to providing luxurious accommodation for the visiting public, we have launched The Hatfield Centre - a brand new venue for the corporate community.

This beautiful, secluded setting, with elegant accommodation, extra lodging available in local communities, on-site meeting facilities for small groups, large workshop and conference space available in the community centre, a range of independent catering services, and full attention to all details, is conducive to corporate clients focusing on achieving their goals.

The Hatfield Centre is a exceptional choice for anyone looking for a location to meet with clients, exchange ideas with colleagues, work with your employees to develop their skills, and provide executive level accommodation for corporate visitors

The Hatfield Centre offers meeting planners many options. The Beach House can accommodate small working groups, while local Bed and Breakfasts and rental cottages offer colleagues a chance to work together during business hours, with personal privacy in off-hours. Meetings for up to 10 or 12 participants can be held in the Beach House dining room. The local community centre is available for larger groups.

Accommodation for corporate visitors

The Beach House is an ideal location for your out of province corporate visitors to sample East Coast living. The Beach House provides comfortable accommodation for individuals or for clients who bring family members with them.

Your guests will remember this special experience forever.

Corporate retreats and planning sessions

The Hatfield Centre offers you a way to escape the pressures of time and formality. Our relaxed, secluded environment provides a base for creativity and problem-solving.

External facilitation services are available.

Board of Director and Annual General Meetings

Board of Directors meetings, Annual General Meetings and other similar events can be held either in the dining room, or in the upstairs sun room. Either room can be set up to your requirements. Windows on 3 sides ensure lots of natural light and beautiful, restful views – all conducive to creativity, problem solving and consensus building.

 

Workshops and seminars

The Hatfield Centre also provides a perfect location for workshops and seminars.

The Centre offers meeting planners many options. The Beach House can accommodate small groups and local Bed and Breakfasts and rental cottages offer colleagues a chance to work together during business hours, with personal privacy in off-hours.

Welcome receptions and casual meetings can be held at the Beach House, and meals can be organized either on or off-site.

Workshops for up to 12 participants can be held in the Beach House dining room, while the local Community Centre provides a comfortable and unique setting for larger meetings, workshops and seminars.

The Hatfield Centre offers you the choice of organizing your event yourself, or our providing full service to meet your requirements.

Fox River, Port Greville, Wards Brook Community Centre provides a comfortable and unique setting for larger meetings, workshops and seminars.

Celebrations

Whether you are planning a party, wedding or any other special event, you'll want to make it memorable. This means more than just choosing a location, it requires choosing a comfortable, unique location - flexible enough to fulfill your needs and give your guests, participants, colleagues an unforgettable experience and a chance to bond with each other.

The Beach House is a spectacular location for your corporate parties, holiday and Christmas parties, and large family events, including weddings. Celebrations held at the Beach House will surely dazzle your guests!

Equipment

The Hatfield Centre can provide all the equipment required to facilitate achieving your goals, including high speed and wireless internet access.

Contact Liz Yorke to discuss your equipment needs.

Lodging for corporate events

The Hatfield Centre offers meeting planners many options for lodging.

The Beach House can accommodate small groups and local Bed and Breakfasts and rental cottages offer colleagues a chance to work together during business hours, with personal privacy in off-hours. Contact Liz Yorke to discuss your lodging requirements.

Local facilities work collaboratively with The Hatfield Centre to provide accommodation for corporate events.

Catering

The Hatfield Centre offers visitors the choice of organizing catering themselves, or using our resources. The Beach House is fully equipped with lots of dishes and cooking supplies. We can supply you with a list of caterers who provide down home cooking, unique Nova Scotian dishes, and gourmet meals.

Contact Liz Yorke to discuss your catering requirements.

Activities
Your guests, colleagues and clients will enjoy a variety of small town and seacoast experiences while participating in corporate events at The Hatfield Centre.

Nature and outdoor activities include beach activities, all seasons of the year, biking, cross-country skiing, and hiking at Cape Chignecto Park, and enjoying autumn leaves and small village winter scenes.

Some guests will enjoy shopping at Shaw Country Market in Port Greville, and the many small shops in    Parrsboro. Other guests will enjoy the Age of Sail Museum in Port Greville and the Fundy Geological Museum in Parrsboro.

About the Owner

Liz Yorke – owner, The Beach House on Hatfield Road
Liz Yorke, owner of The Beach House on Hatfield Road, splits her time between Nova Scotia and Toronto. In Nova Scotia, she manages The Beach House on Hatfield Road - a luxury four season rental vacation home on the Minas Basin in Fox River, Cumberland County - and her blueberry land in Yorke Settlement. The Beach House can be visited at www.lizyorke.com.

Since 1990, Liz has led and operated Liz Yorke and Associates, a health and human services management consulting firm, which provides services to the corporate, not-for-profit and broader public sectors. The firm serves clients throughout Ontario  and in Atlantic Canada. Contact Liz at lizyorke@rogers.com for more information about Liz Yorke and Associates.

Liz developed the concept of integrating use of the Beach House for corporate services with use of local community resources, including Fox River, Port Greville, Wards Brook Volunteer Fire Department Hall, FRPGWB Ladies Auxiliary, United Church Women and local businesses such as Kiss the Sky Kites. She is a strong supporter of innovative community development activities and public-private partnerships, and has provided consultative advice on these approaches to LY&A clients